The first ever image of a black hole marks a milestone not just in black hole astronomy, but for the study of gravity itself.
Akin Gump signs Carlyle Group — Scott Pruitt registers as Indiana lobbyist
Ms. Smith, at home in Park Slope.
Ghanaian-American writer Yaa Gyasi talks to Haaretz about what inspired her acclaimed debut novel, 'Homecoming,' in which two different worlds - 18th century Ghana and present day America – are linked by devastating exploitation
The Bulgarian Prosecutor-General’s Office has launched a nationwide investigation into “many” suspected fraud cases involving an EU rural-development program that has provided more than 100 million euros ($112 million) to build bed-and-breakfast lodgings across the country.
Members of the House and Senate establish April 10 as Stronger Than Hate Day in Pennsylvania
MHT CET admit cards 2019: State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra on Tuesday released the admit card for the Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (MHT CET) 2019.
The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will slightly increase coverage for expensive CAR-T cell therapies administered at certain large hospitals, and is considering other ways to pay more for the cancer treatments, the agency said on Tuesday.
The Paris prosecutor’s office has launched an investigation into allegations that Yellow Vest protesters assailed police over the weekend with taunts urging officers to kill themselves.
These are all the recipes you need to transport yourself to a Middle Eastern summer day on the beach.
Two Canadian women jailed in Somalia and facing 40 lashes have been released, according to sources.
You couldn't have picked a better time for Ivan Cleary to come up against Wayne Bennett. They do so when Souths play Penrith on Friday.
Nearly 20 women repatriated from Syria were ordered put under house arrest after prosecutors said they are suspected of joining or taking part in the conflict there as foreign militants. … Click to Continue »
For nearly three decades a trio of Macomb County women have made all the pasta for all the Andiamo restaurant locations in the metro area.
The main structure of Paris’ famed Notre Dame Cathedral has been saved after hours of firefighting put out a devastating blaze, the city’s top fire official said on Monday.“We can consider that the main structure of Notre Dame has been saved and preserved,” Paris fire brigade chief Jean-Claude Gallet told reporters outside the cathedral, adding it appeared that the two main towers of the building had now been saved.The fire was said to be under control, a spokesman said.A colossal blaze had…
A festive meal is a mitzvah on Purim. Let these dishes keep you in the holiday spirit.
A man is suing Apple after claiming its in-store AI led to his arrest.
It’s a form of outdoor mindfulness where patients take time to be still, silent and absorb the raw beauty of their natural surroundings.
‘I didn’t have the normal resumé for a traditional Jewish professional. I faced a lot of resistance,’ says SooJi Min-Maranda
Stop & Shop reaches tentative agreement with union — UPS loses union challenge
North Carolina passes 'born alive' anti-abortion bill — Acting FDA commissioner plans to continue Gottlieb-era agenda
Emily Nussbaum reviews the TV series “Gentleman Jack” and “Killing Eve,” which examine the masks that women wear in public.
Suren Karththikesu warns Sri Lankans who may be thinking of leaving the country not to take a rickety vessel as he did.
Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd said on Wednesday it has won a contract worth up to $1.94 billion to build as many as three icebreaker ships for the U.S. Navy.
Before the era of fossil fuels, buildings had to heat and cool themselves. Today, thoughtful design can help buildings do it again.
To celebrate Earth Day, here’s our pick of eco-hotels, campsites and cottages that use tourism to fund conservation, promote biodiversity and protect endangered species
Conservation comes first at the UK’s only family-owned and -managed national nature reserve. Elmley’s 1,335 hectares (3,300 acres) of freshwater grazing marsh, salt marsh, hay meadows and newly planted woodland on the Isle of Sheppey allow birdlife to thrive. Sightings of marsh harriers, short-eared owls and merlins are commonplace, but the success story is ground-nesting birds: 463 lapwings fledged at Elmley last year, which is 400 more than the next most successful reserve. Elmley’s owners are also on a mission to make wildlife open to all. Visitors can stay at one of six comfortable huts with mesmerising wetland views. Most guests are won over when they spot hares, butterflies and dragonflies on the two-mile drive from the nearest public road. Continue reading...
• Huts for two from £105 a night, lower rates for longer stays, elmleynaturereserve.co.uk
In just a few weeks, greenery has exploded, overwhelming a cold, bleak landscape.
Didi has been pushing to increase its presence internationally as it faces regulatory difficulties and driver shortages at home.
Heavy rains swept through Dallas on Tuesday night and early Wednesday, triggering flooding across the region.
Britain’s most low-key singer has grand plans for his Suffolk estate, but ‘Sheeranville’ keeps coming up against opposition from neighbours and the local council
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Melinda Gates grew up in midcentury Dallas as a self-described “good Catholic girl, who sits in the front row and gets good grades,” and was the kind of student who “always raised her hand before speaking out answers.”
Today she’s one of the wealthiest women in the world, with billions of dollars...
“We don’t have any witnesses saying the vehicle tried to avoid the collision,” Capt. Jim Choi of the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety said.
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David Grossman, who won the Man Booker International Award, talks about transcending the culture barrier
Tweet comes four days after Netanyahu said that Israel’s relations with Arab nations were 'improving beyond imagination'
The Senate ‘went nuclear’ -- but that won’t speed things up much.
The two victims suffered life-threatening injuries, officials said.